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... how do i know when lung cancer has spread to the brain (2 replies)
... In 1982, my mother's lung cancer spread to her brain and she slowly sank deeper and deeper into a sleep as fluid filled her lungs, until she finally slipped away under the influence of morphine. ... (6 replies)
... Hi My step father had the same Lung cancer that spread to his brain. He got to the stage of being in kind of a semi coma and then just stopped breathing in his sleep. ... (6 replies)

... Dad was admitted to the hospice unit again yesterday. The nurses tell us the cancer most likely spread to the brain. I don't know if you remember my story, dad is 60yrs. old, a non smoker, and has NSCLC adenocarcinoma that spread to the bone, then back to the lung. ... (6 replies)
... On January 4, 2002, I was diagnosed with Lung Cancer that had spread to the brain. I have an 8 year old, a 13 year old and a 15 year old at home. Because the cancer had already spread to my brain, the doctor is not very reassuring that we can beat it. ... (5 replies)
... I would think it would be a how far advanced the brain cancer had spread. With my father he had no symp from the cancer that had spread to his brain, with my mother she had problems with her vison, I remember her saying it looked like she was looking through a crystal stone. ... (2 replies)
... we thought my dad had a stoke too but it has spread to the brain...he was 61 and had cancer everywhere in his body...... ... (1 replies)
... hi my husband was diagnosed with nslc stage 4 adenocarcinoma and it to spread to his brain, they took some of the tumor off then it started growing inside they then did ten days of radiation, we found out december or 2003 that he had it , we just lost my dad to the same thing in june 2003,, we found out it had spread to his bones and organs, he went quickly , my husband is 38... (6 replies)
... days for Radiation therapy. Not sure if it is normal to keep them in the hospital for radiation or if that is because it has spread so fast. She just started getting forgetful the past few weeks and right around the time they found the lump on her lung. ... (6 replies)
... My father was diagnosed with Lung cancer back in May of 2001. Since then he has received 35 treatments of radiation and 8 treatments of chemotherapy. ... (2 replies)
... From our experience...chemo will not cause changes in the brain..but some of the side effects may be be a contributor...Is mom drinking enough? ... (1 replies)
... to me, that is a defeatist attitude. if by being an advocate, and dealing with this maze of healthcare providers in an assertive way, helps speed the process up by 4 weeks, then that could easily save a life. ... (4 replies)
... that has already metastasized to the lymph. She finished a 6 month course of chemo about 6 weeks ago. She tolerated the chemo pretty well, all things considered, and her biggest complaint was the fatigue. ... (1 replies)
... is disgnosed with nonsmall cell adenocarcinoma. In the lung and lining, The chemo begins soon, it gave her blood clots but reduced the cancer. Then in spring 2001 April or May she goes on Irressa. no side effects. ... (6 replies)
... It doesn't sound like you ever learned exactly the cause and findings regarding the spot on your lung. Have you simply assumed the worst and have not had any further tests or physician visits? ... (2 replies)
... I will try to type but have vision problem from brain tumor spun off via lung cancer every one cancer pressing on optic nerve seems diff. for me. i had strep throat went to ER got pills later went to DR nurse eas very concerned my sight was all messed up. ... (2 replies)
... at least that is what the doctors told my mother she had. She really didn't have any symptoms. One morning in Feb. 2006 she woke up and try to stand up, she felt like she was going to pass out, my father rushed her to the hospital. ... (4 replies)
... My mon is 77 years of age and has been diagnosed with I believe stage 3 lung cancer, no spread to the brain or anywhere else. she is having backpain that the Meds are helping with. she is doing radiation therapy 5 days a week which is starting to pay off. ... (6 replies)
... tting worse again in Sept. She is really doing VERY poorly now. Rosekins, you mentioned your mom being incoherent and and no appetite. My mom has gone through the same things you are talking about. You see, when the cancer spread to her brain, she is sometimes "with it" and sometimes "not with it at all". ... (7 replies)
... My hubby went to ER for dizziness, they admitted him... ... (8 replies)




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